Water damage includes broken pipes, A/C leaks, dishwasher leaks, shower pan leaks, and floods from outside sources such as natural disasters and storms. Water damage claims not properly filed and presented to the Insurance Company can often present issues. Give Home Insurance Miami Gardens FL a call.
Water damage is less likely to be caused by flooding after heavy rains than by a burst or broken plumbing pipe, a break in a dishwasher hose, or a blockage in your plumbing system. These issues can lead to very costly damage to your property.
When Miami Fl Public Adjusters | Platinum Public Adjusters inspect your water damage property, we will look for all of the damage caused by your plumbing or pipe burst claim that your insurance company may have overlooked. Remember, Miami Fl Public Adjusters | Platinum Public Adjusters work on your behalf – not the insurance company – to make sure that you receive the maximum possible settlement.
After water damage: Repairing water damage can be a difficult job. Miami Fl Public Adjusters | Platinum Public Adjusters can make the repair process easier by assisting with every step of the recovery process.
When you discover water damage, be sure to take photos and make notes of the time, date and visible damage to the structure and any of your belongings. As the insured, it is your obligation to mitigate further damage by shutting off the water and removing any carpeting and padding that has the potential for mold growth. Remember that water will spread from floor to floor, always seeking the lowest point, so there may be additional water damage that may not be immediately apparent.
A professional remediation company should be engaged as soon as possible to dry out the walls and the internal cavities of the walls to avoid mold growth. Miami Fl Public Adjusters | Platinum Public Adjusters can help recommend and coordinate with reputable vendors to assist in the mitigation of damages in the event of water damage.
Miami Fl Public Adjusters | Platinum Public Adjusters will represent your interest, and make sure that your claim is properly documented and filed. You should be sure to keep originals (or copies) of all documents and receipts regarding your burst pipe, pipe break under your slab (sometimes called a “slab leak”), burst sprinkler head or any other plumbing issue.